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CSX - Baxter Avenue Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by J.P.

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BH Photo #159937

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over US-31E (Baxter Avenue) on CSX Transportation (formerly L&N Railroad)
Location
Jefferson County, Kentucky
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936
Builder
- Virginia Bridge Co. of Roanoke, Virginia
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Pony/through plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 121.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.24917, -85.73139   (decimal degrees)
38°14'57" N, 85°43'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/611004/4234222 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Louisville East
Inventory number
BH 44662 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1936 (1,050)
Built during 1930s (10,792)
CSX Railroad (1,311)
Girder (8,565)
Have street view (23,848)
Jefferson County, Kentucky (122)
Kentucky (1,164)
Open (37,232)
Owned by railroad (10,421)
Plate girder (6,570)
Railroad (13,783)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,175)
Through girder (3,189)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,773)
Virginia Bridge Co. (48)

Update Log 

  • April 28, 2010: New Street View added by J.P.
  • March 30, 2010: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com